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Sustained Benefit of Community-based Tuberculosis Interventions after 30 Years
(American Thoracic Society, 2015)
Antiparasitic treatment of neurocysticercosis - The effect of cyst destruction in seizure evolution
Antiparasitic agents against Taenia solium cysticercosis have been in use since 1979, although its use has been questioned on the basis that cysts would die naturally and thus treatment-induced inflammation is unnecessary. ...
Interchangeability among therapeutics equivalents of lamotrigine in the treatment of refractory epilepsy patients: risks and benefits
(REVISTA DE NEUROLOGIA, 2010)
Introduction. Epilepsy is a condition characterized by signs and symptoms of neurological disorder. Lamotrigine has been widely used, mainly due to their greater tolerability and lower rate of drug interactions with other ...
Repeated metronidazole and amoxicillin treatment of periodontitis. A follow-up study
(American Academy of Periodontology, 2000)
Background: The prevailing concept is that little or no clear benefit is derived from antibiotic therapy in chronic periodontitis. Studies to determine the effect of metronidazole plus amoxicillin (M+A) on adult periodontitis ...
Sobre las acciones médicas proporcionadas y el uso de métodos extraordinarios de tratamiento
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2003)
Entinostat (SNDX-275) for the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer
(Taylor & Francis, 2015)
INTRODUCTION: Epigenetic aberrations play an important role in lung carcinogenesis. Chromatin deacetylation is a fundamental mechanism of gene silencing. Histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitors are an emerging class of ...
Implications of global pricing policies on access to innovative drugs: the case of Trastuzumab in seven latin american countries
(Cambridge University Press, 2015)
OBJECTIVES: Differential pricing, based on countries' purchasing power, is recommended by the World Health Organization to secure affordable medicines. However, in developing countries innovative drugs often have similar ...
Feasibility of Chlamydia trachomatis screening and treatment in pregnant women in Lima, Peru: a prospective study in two large urban hospitals
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2014)
OBJECTIVES: Chlamydia trachomatis, which is asymptomatic in most women, causes significant adverse effects for pregnant women and neonates. No programmes conduct antenatal screening in Latin America. We determined chlamydia ...